The Abington Fire Company, a member of the Abington Township Fire Department, is a 100% volunteer fire company with over 125 years of history protecting Abington Township, Pennsylvania. A small suburb of Philadelphia, Abington has grown tremendously since the fire company was founded. As such, the responsibilities for the Abington Fire Company, have grown immensely.
The fire company regularly responds to not only fire calls, including active fires and alarms, but vehicle accidents, rescues, hazardous materials incidents, natural disasters, and various other calls for service. Annually the company responds to over 800+ calls. These calls may come in at any time of day, and the company relies on the dedication of it’s motivated volunteers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.